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Beach Front and Ground Floor!! Very Popular Unit!

Bedrooms 3
Property type condo
Minimum Stay 3 - 7 nights


About the property

Condo, 3 Bedrooms + Convertible bed(s), 2 Baths, (Sleeps 6-8)


Shipwatch condominium is located directly on the white sand beaches of Perdido Key! Your GROUND FLOOR CORNER UNIT will afford you amazing views and the constant rolling surf of the Gulf of Mexico. Shipwatch only has 70 units which means the beach is less crowded than other high rise condominiums. Guests will have access to two pools, work out facility, sauna, Jacuzzi, and 3 tennis courts.

Staying at Shipwatch also gives you boat access to the gulf via Old River, the gateway to the Gulf through Perdido Pass. The river is perfect for boating, water skiing, sailing, swimming, and jet skiing. A new boat ramp provides facilities for boat launching and there is trailer parking and wash-up available. A limited number of slips are available for use by residents and guests free.



NEWLY REMODELED KITCHEN WITH Custom Cabinetry, stainless appliances, and granite countertops

King Bed in Master with Private Bath and Sliding Doors leading straight to the Beach Front Patio!

Washer and dryer

Linens provided

Gulf Front Patio

NEW 42' 1080P LCD HDTV in living room!

Wireless Internet Access

Separate ice maker and wet bar

Flat screen TV's with DVD players in all bedrooms


Gulf Front Swimming Pool with Shaded Dining Area!

Luxurious new Bath House located Pool Side

Great Social Room

Fitness Facility

Tennis Courts

Boat Ramp

Trailer Storage Area

Access to Boat Slips (please inquire)


The Wharf Resort in Orange Beach, Alabama. Spanish Key in Perdido Key, Florida is only minutes away from The Wharf . The Wharf has the best selection of shopping, dining and entertainment on the island with over 15 restaurants, unique boutiques and stores, live music every weekend and The Wharf's 10,000-seat Amphitheater! Summer, Spring, Winter or Fall - The Wharf is your ultimate vacation destination! At The Wharf you can go shopping, see a movie, catch a live concert, get a massage, take a ride in the giant ferris wheel, and enjoy a gourmet meal.The Wharf is located on Canal road at the end of the Foley Beach Expressway. Visit their website for more information

Tanger Outlet mall in Foley, Alabama is only 15 minutes away from Spanish Key! If you want to get away for a day or two of shopping this is the place for you!

Waterville USA in Gulf Shores, Alabama-only 15 minutes away. Need a day away from the beach and a fun time? Go to Waterville USA! You will be amazed at how the day will fly by with all the fun you have here.

The Hangout in Gulf Shores, Alabama-only 15 minutes away.

This is a fun place to take your family and is very kid friendly. You can enjoy your lunch or dinner while the kids play outside in the sand play area. They often have live music and fun activities for children.

Keywords: Ground floor Condominium

More Details

Property Manager
Bill Crews
Member since: 2009
Speaks: english
Response time:
Within 12 hours
Response rate:
Calendar last updated:
April 24, 2017

About Bill Crews

This property is owned by two very good friends that have been vacationing in A101 since its construction over 25 years ago. It is a home away from home for them and their families and hope that visitors will enjoy its beauty and location as much as they do.

Why Bill Crews chose Florida Panhandle

Location, Location, Location

What makes this condo unique

No stairs or elevators to contend with! Drive up to the front door, park and walk right in. Walk out of back door and right to beach seriously the beach is right out the back door!!Quiet and peaceful. Beautiful beach for sunbathing, swimming, walking at sunset and shell collecting! Walking distance to the historic, famous Flora Bama Bar and Restarurant! Don't miss this experience!!


Perdido Key Condo Accommodation and Amenities

Property Type:
  • condo
  • floor 1
  • Guests provide their own meals
House Rules:
  • Max. occupancy: 8
  • non smoking only
  • pets not allowed
  • Minimum Age Limit for Renters ...
  • children welcome
Location Type:
  • Beach View
  • Beachfront
  • Ocean View
  • Oceanfront
  • Air Conditioning
  • Clothes Dryer
  • Elevator ...
  • Fitness Room / Equipment
  • Hair Dryer
  • Iron & Board
  • Linens Provided
  • Parking Off Street
  • Towels Provided
  • Washing Machine
  • Wireless Internet
  • Coffee Maker
  • Cooking Utensils
  • Dishes & Utensils
  • Dishwasher
  • Ice Maker
  • Kitchen
  • Microwave
  • Refrigerator
  • Stove
  • Dining
  • Dining Area
  • 2 Bathrooms
  • Bathroom 1 -
    Bathroom 2 -
  • 3 Bedrooms, Sleeps 8
  • King size beds (1), Queen size Beds (1), Twin or Single Beds (2), Sleep Sofa or Futons (1)
  • DVD Player ...
  • Satellite / Cable ...
  • Stereo ...
  • Deck / Patio ...
  • Outdoor Grill
  • Long-term Renters Welcome
Pool / Spa:
  • Communal Pool ...
  • Sauna ...
  • Shared Hot Tub
  • cinemas
  • health/beauty spa
  • live theater
  • museums
  • restaurants
  • theme parks
  • zoo
Leisure Activities:
  • beachcombing
  • boating
  • miniature golf
  • outlet shopping
  • shelling
  • shopping
  • sight seeing
  • wildlife viewing
Local Services & Businesses:
  • fitness center
Sports & Adventure Activities:
  • cycling
  • deepsea fishing
  • fishing
  • golf
  • hiking
  • jet skiing
  • kayaking
  • parasailing
  • sailing
  • snorkeling/diving
  • surfing
  • swimming
  • tennis
  • water skiing
  • wind-surfing
Condo is bottom floor gulf front, complex has a Boat Ramp across the street on the River side.


Wonderful! 4.9/5 -
(41 traveler reviews)

Beach Front and Ground Floor!! Very Popular Unit!
average rating of 4.9268293 based on 41 reviews

Great location! Clean. Beautiful beach!

  • 5 of 5

Despite some crazy storms the weather was beautiful. We easily bounced back and forth between the condo, pool, and ocean because they were all so close to each other! Such a beautiful condo on the first floor!

  • Submitted: Apr 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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So Convienent to the beach!

  • 5 of 5

We had a great time, and our stay was fabulous! Loved the Tom Thumb store across the street as well. I'd highly recommend this place.

  • Submitted: Apr 2, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Spring Break 2017

  • 5 of 5

This place was Amazing!!! It was better than I ever expected. The pictures are exactly as it is but better!! Anything you had. Kitchen was fully stocked with anything u needed and more than enough. The beds were amazing with plenty of extra pillows or blankets. Tvs in every bedroom was a plus for my kids. Being on the ground floor was the best. Not having to deal with steps and walking straight out to the beach was great! Plenty of space for everyone. The housekeeping was great and Bill was great to work with. Definitely will be back! Thanks again!!

  • Submitted: Mar 27, 2017
  • Stayed: Mar 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
Owner's Response: Thank you for staying with us!!
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  • 5 of 5

We just returned from a month at Perdido Key. Everything about our stay was perfect. The condo was exactly like the pictures and had everything and more! We are already hoping to return next year maybe for even longer. We would highly recommend this place if you are planning a vacation to this area. It's quiet but close enough to everything. Bill was awesome to work with and we had no issues. It was perfect! The beach was beautiful and you could walk for miles! Jeff and Juli from Michigan

  • Submitted: Mar 6, 2017
  • Stayed: Feb 2017
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Keep coming back

  • 5 of 5

Shipwatch is our favorite place to stay. I consider Bill the owner a friend even though we've never met FTF. He's responsible, attentive to our needs and a joy to work with. His unit is perfectly placed on the beach in beautiful Perdido Key and we always look forward to spending some winter days there. We just returned and already booked for next year.

  • Submitted: Feb 15, 2017
  • Stayed: Dec 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Great location!

  • 4 of 5

This unit is on the first floor and very convenient for loading and unloading. The patio was so nice with a beautiful breeze and very relaxing. Bill was great to work with. Matthew (housekeeper) even left us a note with his phone number in the event we needed anything. You won't be disappointed.

  • Submitted: Nov 3, 2016
  • Stayed: Oct 2016
  • Source: VRBO, from HomeAway
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Boating, Tennis


Rates & Availability

Perdido Key Condo Rental Rates

Rental Basis:
per property
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Rate Period Nightly Weekend Night Weekly Monthly * Event
Mar 1 2017 - May 20 2017
3 night minimum stay
May 21 2017 - Aug 13 2017
7 night minimum stay
My Standard Rate
3 night minimum stay

Additional information about rental rates

Refundable damage deposit $250

Manager's Cancellation Policy

100% refund if canceled at least 30 days before arrival date.
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